What your donation can do

The world stands at a crossroads, grappling with challenges that seem to intensify by the day. Yet, within this chaos lies an opportunity for transformation. Now, more than ever, action is imperative.

At the heart of this transformation are small social businesses, the unsung heroes of sustainable change. By supporting these enterprises, we aren’t merely offering aid; we’re investing in a brighter future, one where prosperity is shared by all.

Over the last 16 years, ygap has proudly supported 752 local entrepreneurs who are leading impactful businesses that address critical challenges in their communities and beyond.

Our experience shows that sustained support over 9-12 months is crucial for these innovators to flourish and create lasting impact in their communities. Join us in fueling innovation, empowering entrepreneurs, and building a brighter future for all.

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We know business has the power to change the world

Your support enables us to change lives and transform communities, one changemaker at a time.

We believe in the power of entrepreneurship and innovation to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges. Your donation isn’t just a contribution; it’s an investment in a brighter future. 

We invest in grassroots initiatives and social ventures that have the potential to create sustainable change, ensuring that your generosity goes further and achieves lasting results.

You'll be supporting:

Accelerator Programs

Your support will enable us to continue running our successful accelerator programs in Australia, the Pacific Islands, Kenya and South Africa. These programs provide the resources and mentorship needed to build scalable, sustainable, and investment-ready social impact businesses.

Alumni Support

ygap’s global alumni program spans Australia, Kenya, South Africa, and the Pacific Islands. It will involve alumni as mentors in future accelerator programs, providing guidance to emerging entrepreneurs and advocating for gender equality, sustainability, & digital innovation.


yCapital will provide business training and skill building, as well as 0% interest loans in growth capital, to promising women-led ventures who are driving social or environmental change through their businesses. yCapital unleashes the transformative power of women entrepreneurs.

Transform your taxes into tangible change

Your tax-deductible gift, no matter how small, holds the potential to ripple across the globe.

Together, we can build bridges of understanding, nurture empathy and foster inclusivity. This isn’t just about economic growth; it’s about nurturing the human spirit and safeguarding the planet for generations to come.